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  • Celebrate Westmont’s inaugural Restaurant Week

    WESTMONT – The Westmont Chamber of Commerce and Tourism Bureau will initiate and sponsor the first-ever Westmont Restaurant Week beginning March 9 and ...
    Feb. 14, 2017 - 12:53 pm
  • Suburban Life Sound Off: Jan. 30-Feb. 5

    Lack of school zone on Ogden Avenue a dangerAlong Ogden Avenue, just west of LaGrange Road, there ar ...
    Feb. 10, 2017 - 3:00 pm
  • Palzet: Facilities planning for the 21st century: Modernizing school learning environments

    There is a saying, “Failing to plan is planning to fail,” and the Pleasantdale Board of Education takes this saying seriously. Over the course of the ...
    Feb. 9, 2017 - 6:00 am
  • Letter: Consider donating time to FISH

    To the editor:The FISH Organization is in dire need of volunteers! Can you help? For years you have ...
    Feb. 8, 2017 - 10:00 pm
  • Talley's Kitchen + Bar offers hearty cooking in cozy atmosphere

    CLARENDON HILLS – On one of the coldest nights of the new year, my dining companion and I were looking for a hearty meal at a place we had never visit ...
    Feb. 8, 2017 - 9:45 am
  • Suburban Life Sound Off: Jan. 23-29

    Make your voices heardPeople of Lemont who treasure the walking path, the dog park, the topography, ...
    Feb. 3, 2017 - 7:00 pm
  • Suburban Life Sound Off: Jan. 16-22

    Start off freshIf there is anything we an all agree upon it's that President Trump is going to be an ...
    Jan. 31, 2017 - 9:00 am
  • Celebrate Mardi Gras all month long at Pappadeaux in Westmont

    WESTMONT – As January begins to fade and we hit the home stretch to spring, Mardi Gras festivities begin in many parts of the country culminating on F ...
    Jan. 31, 2017 - 6:07 am
  • Letter: Enjoy the ride

    To the editor:Poor Walt Zlotow, like other Democrats he just can't accept the fact that Donald Trump ...
    Jan. 20, 2017 - 12:00 pm
  • Suburban Life Sound Off: Jan. 9-15

    Address rail crossings in WheatonThe rail crossing on President Street [in Wheaton] is bad at any sp ...
    Jan. 20, 2017 - 11:00 am
  • Letter: Thank you for generosity to FISH organization

    To the editor:On behalf of all the volunteers connected with the FISH organization, I want to send a ...
    Jan. 19, 2017 - 8:30 pm
  • Larson: Leveraging the recent election for growth and development

    Despite the polarizing and contentious nature of the recent election, our local public schools’ faculty and staff members have been diligent and proac ...
    Jan. 19, 2017 - 8:00 pm
  • Orr: Honor King’s legacy by continuing the voting rights fight

    We are facing a critical time for voting rights in our country. On [Jan. 16], I spoke to the Southland Ministerial Health Network at their Martin Luth ...
    Jan. 19, 2017 - 7:00 pm
  • Letter: A big thanks to Westchester Fire Department

    To the editor:My wife and I wish to say thank you to the men of the Westchester Fire Department, for ...
    Jan. 19, 2017 - 9:00 am
  • Patrick: Transition 99 Program students positively impact businesses

    Dr. Seuss wrote: “Unless someone like you cares a whole awful lot, nothing is going to get better. It’s not.” As the vocational coordinator for the Tr ...
    Jan. 19, 2017 - 7:00 am